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Bug 230984 - partprobe fails with CDROM inside
partprobe fails with CDROM inside
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: parted (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: David Cantrell
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2007-03-05 06:14 EST by Sai Kiran Kanuri
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: parted-1.8.2-2.fc6
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2007-04-11 14:29:34 EDT
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the error message (2.91 KB, text/plain)
2007-03-05 06:14 EST, Sai Kiran Kanuri
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Description Sai Kiran Kanuri 2007-03-05 06:14:59 EST
Description of problem:

Partprobe has a problem when used to probe new partitions. The problem happens
if there is a CD-ROM placed in the CD drive. If the cd is removed it works fine.

The error is attached.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create a new partition on a disk having the ROOT FS
2. Ensure you have a cdrom placed in the DVD-drive
3. you should get it the error. I haven't tried it in multiple PC. 
Actual results:

The partprobe is aborted

Expected results:

The partition table should be properly updated

Additional info:
Comment 1 Sai Kiran Kanuri 2007-03-05 06:14:59 EST
Created attachment 149255 [details]
the error message
Comment 2 David Cantrell 2007-03-21 11:03:51 EDT
I've fixed this problem in parted-1.8.6.  I'll release an update for FC-6.  Thanks.

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